ArcGIS for Server is an Esri product from the ArcGIS Platform which is used "to create, manage, and distribute GIS services over the Web to support desktop, mobile and Web mapping applications."

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How to query nearest date in ArcGIS Server REST?

How to query nearest date (today) in ArcGIS Server REST? Table: ID NAME DATA 1 test 2013-06-01 13:00:00 2 test1 2013-06-01 16:00:00 3 test2 ...
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ArcGIS Javascript API with Windows Authentication

I am using the ArcGIS Javascript API to consume a feature layer on an ArcGIS Server secured with Windows Authentication. I want to satisfy the authentication programmatically so the web user isn't ...
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Setting proxy url for larger request [closed]

When I query for larger features I get esri.config.defaults.io.proxyUrl is not set error. Can someone please explain why proxyurl is needed, how I should set it up, what should it point to, and any ...
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Does anyone display OpenStreetMap through MapServer, ArcGIS for Server or Geoserver?

I use Windows OS. The data (OpenStreetMap) are stored in a postgres/postgis database. How do I display this data correctly? Update: Now I use: geoserver-2.3.5.exe, ...
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about token based authentication security

I am reading the authenticated services with token. I understand that a user have to get a token to using arcgis services. Example: https://domain.com/arcgis/rest/services/myMap/MapServer is my ...
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ArcGIS Tracking Server

I want to create a vehicle tracking application. I have ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS Server. Can I create application for real time with these two software? I saw in ESRI site another server called ...
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Best practices for planning hardware requirements for ArcGIS Server deployment scenario

In this question I would like to ask for sharing of some experience in planning ArcGIS Server hardware part in Web mapping projects (Flex, Silverlight). Let suppose that we are developing RIA ...
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Using PHP with a web application?

I have been working on creating a web mapping application using ArcServer 10 and the JavaScript API. Recently I was told that queries need to be run using PHP due to prior work by another team. The ...
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Determining if Polygon Contains Negative Space using ArcGIS SOAP Web Service?

I am running queries against a polygon layer using the ArcGIS SOAP Web Service. A user selects a point within that layer and the resulting feature set contains PolygonN objects. Occasionally, the ...
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Is it possible to publish a geoprocessing services that uses a custom gptool on ArcGIS Server 10?

I have developed a custom GP tool in C# which does a bunch of processing on a given layer. It works great in ArcMap on all machines that I have deployed it to. I created a model which uses this tool ...
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Create a esri layer file through web map

Is there some way to create a layer file through web mapping application. If I expose data through a map service is there a way to create a .lyr file?
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Publish MXD to server in ArcObjects C#

I have an MXD that I would like to publish to an ArcGIS server using C# ArcObjects (preferably as an MSD). I have been unable to find anything regarding this. Essentially I would like to implement the ...
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Is it possible to install 9.3 Desktop Administrator as a standalone program?

I have ArcServer 9.3 installed on a server that I use for running scheduled Python geoprocessing scripts. I have several running, and now I'm trying to schedule one to rec/post, delete and recreate ...
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google earth profile used in mashup or flex

I really like the way google earth profile works, 1. mouse over line, right click, select profile 2. slide the mouse over the created 3d profile an dsee where that is on the map. Has anyone an idea ...
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Does GeoServer and/or MapServer have a services directory similar to ArcGIS's services directory?

Does GeoServer or MapServer have anything analogous to the ArcGIS Server services directory? Is there a convenient endpoint where you can see all the services hosted on a particular machine? Edit: ...
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Connection property set error on registering PostgreSQL geodatabase with ArcGIS for Server?

We're in the middle of a migrating process. We've imported a geodatabase on a new Linux machine and we're trying to publish some map services to this new ArcGIS Server (that resides on the same ...
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How to add a table from ArcGIS Online to ArcMap

When you're signed into ArcGIS Online within an ArcMap session, there is an option Add Data From ArcGIS Online: I have a service in ArcGIS Online which consists of 2 feature layers and 1 table: ...
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ArcGIS Server and Oracle SDO Geometry Interop - It Can't Be This Slow

I have an ArcGIS Map Server Map Service connecting to an Oracle 11G instance via Direct Connect. There is no need for ArcSDE since our application doesn't need versioning, replication, or any other ...
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How to modify script published as GPService in ArcGIS Server?

In ArcGIS 10.1 before publishing script as a new GPService I have to run it in ArcMap. It is a good solution when I handle small amount of data. When I want to change something in my script I have to ...
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Can't open ArcCatalog Database Connection SQL database Tables with field names greater than 31 characters

I am using SQLEXPRESS as a test environment. My issue: I have a database connection in ArcCatalog to a SQL database. Some tables in the SQL database have field names greater than 31 characters and ...
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Options to Replace Interactive Mapping System

I have been tasked with replacing our organizations online interactive mapping system. It is your run of the mill County Government interactive map. Its bulky, unreliable, slow and out of date. It is ...
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How many geodatabases per ArcGIS Server license?

I need to create and authorize a new ESRI ArcGIS enterprise geodatabase. Our organization has an existing ArcGIS Server license that has already authorized one ESRI ArcGIS enterprise geodatabase. Will ...
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Is it possible to implement sticky move tolerance in a ArcGIS JavaScript API application?

We are working on a project in ArcGIS JavaScript and is going fine. We want to add sticky move tolerance to our project so it will not be so easy to move features on the map. Is it not possible to ...
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Problems displaying joined attribute data through ArcGIS Server

I have an ArcSDE feature class in an ArcMap MXD which I have 'joined' to a view into an external SQL database table, that is connected via an OLE DB connection. In the MXD the join works perfectly; I ...
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Geocoding Multiple Addresses using ArcGis JS API

I am new to using the ArcGIS JavaScript API. I am currently trying to develop an application but I am having troubles with it. The application I am developing uses a .csv file with a bunch of ...
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What licenses are needed for ArcGIS Server and SDE (vs a FOSS setup)?

Does anyone know where I could find a cost breakdown for an ESRI/Microsoft GIS server and database setup? I'm trying to figure out all the costs associated with an ArcGIS Server/SDE sitting on top of ...
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What is the Best Practice for ArcGIS Server File Structure?

My organization is trying to decide how to best organize our file structure for services we put on our ArcGIS Server. As of now we have subfolders within the root so our structure is: ...
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Using xml workspace to overwrite geodatabase in ArcGIS Server 10 with ArcSDE for SQL Server?

I want to transfer a geodatabase from my development server to my client's production server. We are using SQL Server, but in different versions. Hence I cannot use Backup/restore or detach/attach. ...
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How do I publish a custom .NET GP Tool as a GP Service on ArcGIS Server 10.1?

I have a GP Tool that I am able to publish as a GP service at 10.0. I recompiled the DLL for 10.1 and have followed the steps in the Deploying custom .NET and C++ tools page of the 10.1 help doc. ...
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ArcGIS Geoprocessing Services - Don't work if 'Run python script in process' not checked

I have a standard geoprocessing toolbox that I am exposing as a geoprocessing service. The tools in this toolbox are plain 'ol python scripts. All of this is being done in ArcGIS 9.3.1. As a ...
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Best practices for multiple admins on ArcGIS Server and IIS

What are best practices for having multiple Administrators of ArcGIS Server? I ask in terms of one admin starting and stopping services while another admin is deleting/creating/stopping different ...
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How to let ArcGIS Server see related records in a geodatabase

I have an ArcSDE geodatabase which contains multiple relationship classes. If I add this layer to ArcMap, the relationship is automatically applied (eg, the Identify dialog allows me to drill-down to ...
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How do I find the resolution of a scale range from the Arcgis Server REST services?

What's the best way to determine a LOD's resolution from the esri REST API? Currently, I make a request for a specific extent to the server from the flex api, and from that I divide the width of the ...
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GP service (from Python script tool) time-out: how to execute finally: statement

I am trying to build more fail-management logic into some of the GP services I develop. As a part of the business logic within the script tool I build, I write some data into the tables and thus lock ...
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ESRI JavaScript API ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer Scale Dependency Visibility

Background: I am building a JavaScript web app using ESRI's JavaScript API v3.8, and our ArcGIS Server v9.3.1. I have layers I am rendering using the ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer, and I have been ...
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Avoiding Legends too large to display in ArcGIS message from ArcGIS for Server WMS service?

I have created a WMS on ArcGIS for Server 10.2 with a polygon layer which contains a unique value renderer with 4 categories. The resulting legend item can be called via service call, which responds ...
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Domain restrictions in ArcGIS 10.1

Our arcgis server just got updated to 10.1. All the configurations are done and it is now running properly. But we still need to restrict explicit access to the REST services and only ...
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ArcGIS Javascipt Api Printing

I've got a webpage which prints a web map via the ArcGIS Javascript API. The DPI of the print is 72. To debug I added three different types of symbols 1. The default (most of them are) 2. One custom ...
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ArcGIS Feature Service - Return a Single Row / Record

Is it possible to get just one row/record returned from a feature service query -- similar to the TOP, ROWNUM and LIMIT in database queries? Of course, OBJECTID "1" is not guaranteed. Is there a trick ...
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How can I export data from a feature layer in ArcGis Server?

I'm using a public ArcGis server with some data I would like to export to shape or some other format. I know I can make a program (I'm a developer) that could query the server for all the features on ...
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Unable to stop ArcGIS Server automatic cache generation

I'm running ArcGIS Server 10.1 on a Windows box on Amazon, via remote desktop. I've set up some services on which I have enabled caching using the Bing/Google/Esri scheme. I explicitly set these to ...
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How to control visibility of cached layer in ArcGIS Server map service?

I am consuming mapservice form ArcGIS Server 10 using ArcGIS Silverlight API. I have created cache (fusion layers) for my services by right clicking on the mapservice in ArcCatalog and clicking create ...
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Publishing multiple rasters under a single map service

I have a new project in design where I need to publish a web service that will allow access for clients (like ArcGis Server Map Services). The only thing is, I have a big raster database (~300+ ...
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Is it possible to use RPy/RPy2 in a Geoprocessing Script that is exposed as a GP Task on ArcGIS Server?

Is it possible to publish a Script tool that uses the RPy/RPy2 module (or more generally any Python-to-R link) to ArcGIS Server 10 SP2? If so, what specifically do I need to do, i.e. Install R on the ...
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Custom ArcGIS Server Web Service can't find Esri assemblies

I have ArcGIS Server 10 installed on a server, with Web ADF Runtime and Web Applications installed, and I have a custom web service that uses a couple of ESRI.ArcGIS assemblies deployed on that ...
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Hybrid security with ArcGIS Server

Given that AGS does not allow enabling security on individual services, what is the best approach for hosting a mix of both secure and open services? Update: we have abandoned AGS-based security ...
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Performance of Picture Marker Vs Character Marker (font)

We have a point data type to symbolise. The feature classes can often contain more than 6000 points up to 20000. There are about 30 different symbol catergories to these points. My question is ...
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Why would labels not display in dynamic arcserver service?

I’ve got a dynamic map service running ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 that will periodically stop displaying labels for some features. When you access the service either through a web application, or ...
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How to create a Chart in Silverlight that is bound to Layer in the Map?

I have a simple Silverlight Application that has a Map control that shows a ESRI Tiled layer service and a Dynamic Layer service. The Dynamic Layer service is just called "Wells" and it has a "Date" ...
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Programmatic Configuration of ArcGIS Server data and layers?

Hey all, I'm trying to figure out how people in the ArcGIS Server world script configurations. In the GeoServer world we have the REST Config API, which lets you configure connections to a database ...